MARK YOUR CALENDAR: SBA Houston Virtual Events

Houston District Office  - February 2021

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webinar: pandemic relief options for small businesses
shuttered venues operators grant


Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Q&A

Tuesday, February 23 | 2:30pm CST | JOIN LIVE

Do you have questions about the program or steps you need to be taking NOW to get prepared to apply? SBA Houston leadership will review FAQs and answer your questions live in accordance with released guidelines to date.

CLICK HERE FOR SHUTTERED VENUE OPERATORS GRANT FAQ's


1st Draw and 2nd Draw PPP Loans

Tuesday, February 23 | 10:00am CST | JOIN LIVE
 Friday, February 26 |  11:00am CST |  JOIN LIVE

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Find out if you are eligible for a First or Second Draw PPP Loan as well as helpful tips on how to calculate loan amounts and how to apply.

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PPP Loan Forgiveness
Overview and Q&A

 Monday, February 22  | 1:00pm CST  |  JOIN LIVE
   Thursday, February 25 | 11:00am CST | JOIN LIVE

The SBA will  share important factors and very helpful tips you should consider when completing the Loan Forgiveness applications. Q&A will follow.


EIDL Overview, Reconsiderations,
and Targeted Advance Grant

Tuesday, February 23 |  1:00pm CST  |  JOIN LIVE

EIDL

Learn the basics of the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL), how to apply, steps for reconsideration and who is eligible for a targeted advance grant. 


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Ayuda Economica

Jueves 25 de febrero |  11:00am CST
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Una descripción general de los cambios que se están realizando en la recuperación de COVID-19 para los propietarios de pequeñas empresas (PPP, anticipo de EIDL, alivio de la deuda, etc.).

 

Conoce al prestamista

Miércoles, 24 de Febrero | 10:30am CST 

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¿Está listo para buscar financiamiento para iniciar o hacer crecer su negocio? Conozca a los prestamistas aprobados por la SBA y a los socios de recursos en pequeñas sesiones informativas. Los asistentes deben estar listos para hablar con un prestamista (tener un plan de negocios, documentos financieros, etc). Este evento virtual proporcionará el primer paso para construir una relación bancaria comercial.


Q&A Sessions


Q&A with SBA Leadership

     Thursday, February 25  |  9:00am CST  |  JOIN LIVE
Do you have questions regarding PPP & EIDL? Want to start or grow your business? You have questions, we have answers! Limited to 30 attendees.


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Access to Funding:
Five Things YOU Need to Know

Wednesday, February 24  |  11:00am CST  |  JOIN LIVE

A SBA representative will discuss the SBA 7(a), 504 and micro loan programs, as well as additional resources to help you to thrive and grow.


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Federal Government Contracting Guide

 

Leveraging the SBA 8(a) Program

Tuesday, February 23 | 10:00am CST | REGISTER HERE

The most powerful certification a small business can earn, the SBA 8(a) program helps socio-economic small businesses become more competitive and GROW via contracts with the Federal Government, including access to special set-aside and sole-source contracts.  You will learn from 4 local businesses currently in the 8(a) program and SBA experts.



Small Business Development with Federal Agencies

(1 of 3 in webinar series)

Wednesday, February 24  |  1:30pm CST  |  Click here to register
The Small Business Administration and Department of Labor will provide training such as executive education, business development, and one-on-one consulting in a wide range of business activities, including marketing, and opportunity development to small businesses.


 

SBA Women-Owned Small Business Certification

Thursday, February 25 | 3:30pm CST | JOIN LIVE

Learn more about growing your business with the SBA's Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contracting program. 


Partner Events
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Texas Gulf Coast SBDC Presents:

Introduction To The Patent Examination Process

Tuesday, February 23  |  9:00am CST
REGISTER HERE

CLICK HERE FOR ALL UPCOMING WEBINARS BY SBDC


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SCORE Houston Presents:

Commercial Insurance Part 1

Tuesday, February 23  |  10:00am CST
REGISTER HERE

CLICK HERE FOR ALL UPCOMING WEBINARS BY SCORE


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PTAC Presents:

Asserting Bid Protests - A Contractor’s Guide for Getting the Contracts You Deserve


Tuesday, February 23  |  12:00pm CST
REGISTER HERE

CLICK HERE FOR ALL UPCOMING WEBINARS BY PTAC


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WBEA Women's Business Center

 

CLICK HERE FOR ALL UPCOMING WEBINARS BY WBEA WBC 


GHWCC

Greater Houston Women's Chamber of Commerce Women's Business Center

 

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Want to learn more about SBA Programs & Services?

Download the SBA Houston Resource Guide HERE

Questions? Please contact houston@sba.gov


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